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by e0y2e3 » Thu Jan 12, 2012 4:45 pm
by neoleo » Thu Jan 12, 2012 5:09 pm
e0y2e3 wrote:And Dominic Clark is in some trouble of his own.
by furls » Thu Jan 12, 2012 8:55 pm
by furls » Thu Jan 12, 2012 9:35 pm
by JCoz » Fri Jan 13, 2012 9:59 am
furls wrote:Gambrell if gone would not be a huge loss, he was a RS last year and with Doran Grant and Dom. Clark behind Roby and Howard CB is in decent shape. Long term, they could use another guy this year. Harris (recent Oklahoma Decommit) would be a great pick up. My money is on Harris ending up at aTm. I thought Clark looked great at the beginning of the year when Howard was suspended. I thought it may have been a good idea to look at Clarke when Howard was struggling to close out the season. It will be interesting to see how many more guys end up verballing to tOSU and if they all qualify. There were rumors several weeks ago that Southward and Lewis were in trouble. I am guessing they sign 5-6 more and a couple of guys that we think they are going to sign end up not qualifying and playing elsewhere. I guess overall the class ends up around 23-24. That would represent the first time that I know of that tOSU oversigned. That said, I have a feeling there will be plenty of spring attrition to bring the numbers down to 82 before fall camp. Not uncommon for a new coach to cause plenty of players to pack their shit.
by JCoz » Fri Jan 13, 2012 11:03 am
by e0y2e3 » Fri Jan 13, 2012 11:12 am
by jb » Fri Jan 13, 2012 12:03 pm
e0y2e3 wrote:From Cox:"I was supposed to visit Ohio State this weekend, but they said they only want like five guys at a time in for visits," Cox said. "I'm not sure what to think about that. I'm going to visit Penn State instead."
by furls » Sun Jan 15, 2012 6:55 pm
by furls » Sun Jan 15, 2012 7:51 pm
by danwismar » Mon Jan 16, 2012 1:02 pm
by furls » Mon Jan 16, 2012 2:28 pm
by e0y2e3 » Mon Jan 16, 2012 4:00 pm
by e0y2e3 » Mon Jan 16, 2012 4:06 pm
by e0y2e3 » Mon Jan 16, 2012 4:08 pm
by danwismar » Mon Jan 16, 2012 4:13 pm
by furls » Mon Jan 16, 2012 4:18 pm
e0y2e3 wrote:Gotta hope this Brogard visit to USC was nothing more than a Meyer approved vacation.Also, per Greene, O'Conner is in so we got out guard.
by furls » Mon Jan 16, 2012 4:20 pm
e0y2e3 wrote:Also, Marcus confirmed to visit next weekend right after the PSU duo leaves.
by furls » Mon Jan 16, 2012 4:22 pm
e0y2e3 wrote:Oh and Cam Burrows is announcing Thursday, just texted Greene.
by peeker643 » Mon Jan 16, 2012 4:27 pm
danwismar wrote:A bit off-topic, but it is recruiting...Wondered if you guys saw this report on the way they do it at Bama...http://blogs.ajc.com/recruiting/2012/01 ... h-alabama/Saban tells one of his commits that they won't be able to take him in this class (2012) because he's just got too many kids...Seems the young man, a running back, tore up his knee his senior year...so even though he was the 7th kid to commit for the class of 2012, Saban now tells him he's got no room for him until next year...But not to worry, the kid says "They're going to get me a job"...and by 2013 the kids health should be at 100%, so Nick will be able to squeeze him in...UFB
by furls » Mon Jan 16, 2012 4:29 pm
by danwismar » Mon Jan 16, 2012 4:37 pm
by furls » Mon Jan 16, 2012 4:43 pm
by JCoz » Tue Jan 17, 2012 10:31 am
furls wrote:e0y2e3 wrote:Oh and Cam Burrows is announcing Thursday, just texted Greene.God, I hope that is one for the good guys. The future at CB looks much better for tOSU with Burrows on the team in 2013. Probably the best CB recruit out of Ohio since Ginn.Most people forget that Ginn was an all universe CB in HS.
by e0y2e3 » Tue Jan 17, 2012 11:13 am
by e0y2e3 » Tue Jan 17, 2012 3:52 pm
by JCoz » Tue Jan 17, 2012 4:03 pm
by peeker643 » Tue Jan 17, 2012 4:06 pm
e0y2e3 wrote:When Urban took over this class seemed destined for a 15-20 finish at best.Today, after O'Connor's commitment went official the class stands at #4 on Scout and #3 on Rivals with a bunch more spots.Just unreal.For a guy to have taken a job and moved a class this far in seven freaking weeks is unreal.I know recruiting and star numbers and all that shit isn't anything, but just watching this go down has been remarkable.And if things break as it looks with Williams, Reeves and Dodson ending up Buckeyes Meyer will have put this class together while flipping four kids from PSU, one from Wisconsin, one from ND and preventing the loss of his "stud tailback" to fat Hoke.
by e0y2e3 » Tue Jan 17, 2012 4:13 pm
JCoz wrote:Its been great. Dont forget Pittman.No need to speculate too much, but as great as this has went it would appear Meyer has been aided greatly by the conditions at Penn State, and Brian Kelly, and even Douchebag up at youdub. Not trying to be a naysayer, Meyer's recruiting chops are well documented, just saying not only did we hit some fortunate winds regarding Meyer being available just at this time, but then several things happened in the midwest that freed up prospects at the perfect time as well. And that's what changes this from being Meyer finishing strong, to something unreal like you are pointing out.
by e0y2e3 » Tue Jan 17, 2012 4:36 pm
by jclvd_23 » Tue Jan 17, 2012 5:49 pm
by e0y2e3 » Tue Jan 17, 2012 5:54 pm
by furls » Tue Jan 17, 2012 6:26 pm
JCoz wrote:furls wrote:e0y2e3 wrote:Oh and Cam Burrows is announcing Thursday, just texted Greene.God, I hope that is one for the good guys. The future at CB looks much better for tOSU with Burrows on the team in 2013. Probably the best CB recruit out of Ohio since Ginn.Most people forget that Ginn was an all universe CB in HS.Kind of OT, but I think that has sort of a mythical status, Teddy as a CB. He started out in that group at OSU but moved himself seeing an opportunity to get on the field much faster on offense. From watching him play 3 years at OSU, I have my doubts as to whether he could have been a good/great CB at OSU. He didn't have a ton of lateral quickness, and wasn't the quickest learner either.
by danwismar » Tue Jan 17, 2012 10:46 pm
by e0y2e3 » Wed Jan 18, 2012 12:21 am
by furls » Wed Jan 18, 2012 12:24 am
by e0y2e3 » Wed Jan 18, 2012 12:32 am
by danwismar » Wed Jan 18, 2012 12:34 am
by e0y2e3 » Wed Jan 18, 2012 12:50 am
by furls » Wed Jan 18, 2012 12:58 am
danwismar wrote:Jalin Marshall to end the suspense January 31. Then he can start recruiting the rest of Urban's 2013 class.
by neoleo » Wed Jan 18, 2012 9:20 am
by e0y2e3 » Wed Jan 18, 2012 11:41 am
by motherscratcher » Wed Jan 18, 2012 11:49 am
e0y2e3 wrote:http://thisismichiganfootball.blogspot.com/2012/01/tremendous-makes-friends-with-kyle.html^ doesn't fit in here per say but 100% worth reading. Kalis is... uhm... yeah.
by e0y2e3 » Wed Jan 18, 2012 11:56 am
by jb » Wed Jan 18, 2012 12:12 pm
e0y2e3 wrote:This kid per his own words was going to be the leader of this OSU class and 100% an OSU fan.I just don't understand, but whatever.
by Lubber » Wed Jan 18, 2012 12:13 pm
by e0y2e3 » Wed Jan 18, 2012 12:21 pm
by peeker643 » Wed Jan 18, 2012 1:19 pm
jb wrote:Edit - I will add that him giving his addy out to the phone call and internet tough guys is pretty funny.
by danwismar » Wed Jan 18, 2012 1:53 pm
by Lubber » Wed Jan 18, 2012 1:55 pm
e0y2e3 wrote:^ WOOHOO WAY TO READ THREE POSTS UP LUBS!!! THANX!!!!
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